50 Film Motivasi Inspiratif yang Dapat Merubah Hidupmu

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Pernahkah Anda terharu ketika menonton TV?

Pernahkah Anda merasa marah ketika menonton Film?

Atau merasa-merasa yang lainnya?

Film memang dapat mempengaruhi perasaan penontonnya. Bahkan tidak hanya mempengaruhi, tetapi juga mengaduk-aduknya. Semuanya tergantung dari isi dan penyajian film itu sendiri.

Kalau begitu kenapa kita tidak memilih tontonan yang memberikan perasaan positif kepada kita saja? Perasaan positif seperti semangat misalnya. Film-film di bawah ini adalah film yang menginspirasi dan bisa memotivasi. Let’s check it out.

(BTW, deskripsi di bawah masih Bahasa Inggris, nanti akan dirubah ke Bahasa Indonesia)

#1 – The Bucket List (IMDB Rating : 7,4)


Genre : Adventure, Comedy, Drama


It is difficult to understand the sum of a person’s life. Some people will tell you it’s measured by the ones left behind. Some believe it can be measured in faith. Some say by love. Other folks say life has no meaning at all


Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers have nothing in common except for their terminal illnesses. While sharing a hospital room together, they decide to leave it and do all the things they have ever wanted to do before they die according to their bucket list. In the process, both of them heal each other, become unlikely friends, and ultimately find joy in life


An endearing film that will bring you to tears and have you cherishing every relationship and day you have.


#2 – Life of Pi (IMDB Rating : 8,0)


Genre : Adventure, Drama, Fantasy


Doubt is useful. It keeps faith a living thing. After all, you cannot know the strength of your faith until it has been tested.


A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger.


This movie is to be seen and experienced. It is not to be heard.

#3 – Empire of The Sun (Rating IMDB : 7,8)


Genre : Drama, History, War

“It’s at the beginning and end of war that we have to watch out. In between, it’s like a country club.”

Sinopsis : A young English boy struggles to survive under Japanese occupation during World War II.


The images in Empire are beautiful to look at, the movie is thought provoking and provide some history lesson, if somewhat fantasy and sacrine sweet. A behind the scenes war movie with heart. My favourite Spielberg movie and in my top 15 of all time.

#4 – Truman Show (Rating IMDB : 8,1)


Genre : Drama

“Truman Burbank: Was nothing real?

Christof: You were real… that’s what make you so good to watch. **””


An insurance salesman/adjuster discovers his entire life is actually a T.V. show. *


Gripes aside, this is an extraordinary and highly original film that really is worth seeing several times to fully understand the director’s message. It doesn’t even matter if you never liked Jim Carrey before. You will now. *

#5 – The Matrix (Rating IMDB : 8,7)


Genre : Action, Sci-fi

I know you’re out there. I can feel you now. I know that you’re afraid… you’re afraid of us. You’re afraid of change.**


A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers.


Its fast paced, action packed and really interesting to watch. Its a great concept and an interesting storyline that i thoroughly enjoyed. its a great sci-fi thats worth the watch.

#6 – 127 Hours (Rating IMDB : 7,6)


Genre : Adventure, Biography, Drama

“I’ve been moving towards it my entire life. The minute I was born, every breath that I’ve taken, every action has been leading me to this crack on the out surface.**”


An adventurous mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive.


It’s an incredible performance by Franco, walking the line between what once was enthusiasm but now is manic desperation.**

#7 – Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind (IMDB Rating : 8,4)


Genre : Drama, Romance, Sci-fi

“Why do I fall in love with every woman I see who shows me the least bit of attention?*”

Sinopsis : When their relationship turns sour, a couple undergoes a procedure to have each other erased from their memories. But it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with. *

Review : Eternal is a definite marvel, a feat in itself. its rich and flamboyant yet fragile. it brings the audience to such a personal level it hurts. especially when both cant seem to escape from the erasure. *

#8 – Million Dollar Baby (IMDB Rating : 8,1)


Genre : Drama, Sport

“If there’s magic in boxing, it’s the magic of fighting battles beyond endurance, beyond cracked ribs, ruptured kidneys and detached retinas. It’s the magic of risking everything for a dream that nobody sees but you.”

Sinopsis : A determined woman works with a hardened boxing trainer to become a professional. *

Review : I loved first and foremost its message that we create ourselves through our drive, loyalty, ambition, dedication, and work. *

#9 – Gravity (IMDB Rating : 7,8)


Genre : Sci-fi, Thriller

“At 600KM above planet Earth the temperature fluctuates between +258 and -148 degrees Fahrenheit. There is nothing to carry sound. No air pressure. No oxygen. Life in space is impossible.”

Sinopsis : A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after an accident leaves them adrift in space.

Review : One of the greatest man-versus-nature movies in cinematic history.

#10 – The Martian (IMDB Rating : 8,1)


Genre : Adventure, Drama, Sci-fi

I admit it’s fatally dangerous, but I’d get to fly around like Iron Man.

Sinopsis : During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.

Review : Charming and exciting without ever losing sight of its tale of humanity, and science.

#11 – Yes Man (IMDB Rating : 6,8)


Genre : Comedy, Romance

The world’s a playground. You know that when you are a kid, but somewhere along the way everyone forgets it. *

Sinopsis : A guy challenges himself to say “yes” to everything for an entire year.

Review : As self-help comedy, the movie is no more overdetermined than its own highbrow counterpart, Happy-Go-Lucky. **

#12 – Limitless (IMDB Rating : 7,4)


Genre : Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller

Your powers are a gift from God or whoever the hell wrote your life script.

Sinopsis : With the help of a mysterious pill that enables the user to access 100 percent of his brain abilities, a struggling writer becomes a financial wizard, but it also puts him in a new world with lots of dangers.

Review : not just a cool film to watch, but a cool film to see **

#13 – The Pursuit of Happyness (IMDB Rating : 8,0)


Genre : Biography, Drama

You got a dream… You gotta protect it. People can’t do somethin’ themselves, they wanna tell you you can’t do it. If you want somethin’, go get it. Period.

Sinopsis : A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he’s poised to begin a life-changing professional endeavor.

Review : Few films so convincingly portray the titanic struggle that some people face day in and day out just to survive.

#14 – Good Will Hunting (IMDB Rating : 8,3)


Genre : Drama

You’re not perfect, sport, and let me save you the suspense: this girl you’ve met, she’s not perfect either. But the question is whether or not you’re perfect for each other.

Sinopsis : Will Hunting, a janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.

Review : Despite its coarse exterior, Good Will Hunting proves to be a rather positive and motivational experience.

#15 – Forrest Gump (IMDB Rating : 8,8 )


Genre : Drama, Romance

You have to do the best with what God gave you.

Sinopsis : Forrest Gump, while not intelligent, has accidentally been present at many historic moments, but his true love, Jenny Curran, eludes him.

Review : It’s a lovely and wise story told with honesty and acted out with unassuming grace. To his collection of medals, trophies and kudos, Forrest Gump should add an Oscar or two. **

#16 – The Shawshank Redemption (IMDB Rating : 9,3)


Genre : Crime, Drama

Remember Red, hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things, and no good thing ever dies.

Sinopsis : Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.

Review : Whatever you do, don’t listen to the people who say this movie is overrated because this is one of the most inspiring and greatest movies ever. It has everything you could possibly want. *

#17 – The Blind Side (IMDB Rating : 7,7)


Genre : Biography, Drama, Sport

If you die trying for something important, then you have both honor and courage, and that’s pretty good.

Sinopsis : The story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All American football player and first round NFL draft pick with the help of a caring woman and her family.

Review : Go and see it. And I really think both men and women will like this one. It has a very sensitive touch but still it has a lot of funny moments and it has football in it. *

#18 – Remember the Titans (IMDB Rating : 7,8)


Genre : Biography, Drama , Sport

I’m a winner. I’m going to win

Sinopsis : The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit.

Review : This movie is more than just about football, race relations and integration. The lead characters excellently portray the human spirit, showing that everyone can overcome not just on the field but also in life. *

#19 – 3 Idiots ( IMDB Rating : 8,4)


Genre : Comedy, Drama

Most of us went to college just for a degree. No degree meant no plum job, no pretty wife, no credit card, no social status. But none of this mattered to him, he was in college for the joy of learning, he never cared if he was first or last.

Sinopsis : Two friends are searching for their long lost companion. They revisit their college days and recall the memories of their friend who inspired them to think differently, even as the rest of the world called them “idiots”.

Review : Despite its flaws, 3 Idiots conveys a powerful message about how valuable your friends can be when they push you toward reaching your own highest potential. **

#20 – The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King (IMDB Rating : 8,9)


Genre : Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

End? No, the journey doesn’t end here. Death is just another path, one that we all must take.

Sinopsis : Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron’s army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.

Review : Wonderful on every level. Love the characters and special effects. One of the biggest, most massive battle scenes ever put on the silver screen. A great end to a monumental epic. **

#21 – Slumdog Millionaire (IMDB Rating : 8)


Genre : Drama, Romance

So are you ready for the final question for 20 million rupees?

Sinopsis : A Mumbai teen reflects on his upbringing in the slums when he is accused of cheating on the Indian Version of “Who Wants to be a Millionaire?”

Review : Heavy with humor, romance and suspense, Slumdog Millionaire is one of the best and most crowd-pleasing films of the year. **

#22 – Saving Private Ryan (IMDB Rating : 8,6)


Genre : Action, Drama, War

Bleesed be the Lord my strength, which teaches my hands to the war, and my fingers to fight.

Sinopsis : Following the Normandy Landings, a group of U.S. soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.

Review : The film is directed by Steven Spielberg, and breaks new ground in content and style. It merges some of the most realistically disturbing battle footage ever included in a feature film with a touching human story.

#23 – Coach Carter (IMDB Rating 7,2)


Genre : Drama, Sport

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

Sinopsis : Controversy surrounds high school basketball coach Ken Carter after he benches his entire team for breaking their academic contract with him.

Review :Engaging film with a terrific message.

#24 – Lincoln (IMDB Rating : 7,4)


Genre : Biography, Drama, History

In times like these, I’m best alone.

Sinopsis : As the Civil War continues to rage, America’s president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves.

Review :This is a wonderful film, full of detail and behavior, and one that lifts broadened historical details into a poetic marriage of humanity and triumph.

#25 – Fireproof (IMDB Rating : 6,5)


Genre : Drama, Romance

Fireproof doesn’t mean the fire will never come. It means when the fire comes that you will be able to withstand it.

Sinopsis : In an attempt to save his marriage, a firefighter uses a 40-day experiment known as “The Love Dare”.

Review : While hardly sophisticated in its approach and certainly not polished in its technical elements, the film does get its heartfelt message across with undeniable sincerity.

#26 – Patch Adams (IMDB Rating : 6,7)


Genre : Biography, Comedy, Drama

You’re focusing on the problem. If you focus on the problem, you can’t see the solution. Never focus on the problem!

Sinopsis : The true story of a heroic man, Hunter Patch Adams, determined to become a medical doctor because he enjoys helping people. He ventured where no doctor had ventured before, using humour and pathos. *

Review : Laugh away your ills.

#27 – Freedom Writers (IMDB Rating : 7,5)


Genre : Biography, Crime, Drama

Justice doesn’t mean the bad guy goes to jail, it just means that someone pays for the crime.

Sinopsis : A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.

Review : This film was terrific! Very good! The acting by everyone, especially by Hilary Swank, was great. If you are in the mood for an inspirational film than you should go see this film.

#28 – Hotel Rwanda (IMDB Rating : 8,1)


Genre : Drama, Histor, War

I think if people see this footage, they’ll say Oh, my God, that’s horrible. And then they’ll go on eating their dinners.

Sinopsis : The true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda.

Review : The film’s straightforward approach gives it more power, makes it more trenchant and meaningful.

#29 – Moneyball (IMDB Rating : 7,6)


Genre : Biography, Drama, Sport

There is an epidemic failure within the game to understand what is really happening. And this leads people who run Major League Baseball teams to misjudge their players and mismanage their teams. I apologize.

Sinopsis : Oakland A’s general manager Billy Beane’s successful attempt to assemble a baseball team on a lean budget by employing computer-generated analysis to acquire new players.

Review : This is one of those rare movies that everyone should like, whether they are sports fans or not.

#30 – Catch Me If You Can (IMDB Rating 8,0)


Genre : Biography, Crime, Drama)

I can’t stop, it’s my job.

Sinopsis : A true story about Frank Abagnale Jr., who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars’ worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor.

Review : An engaging film that you are curious to see how it ends.

#31 – A Beautiful Mind (IMDB Rating : 8,2)


Genre : Biography, Drama

Imagine if you suddenly learned that the people, the places, the moments most important to you were not gone, not dead, but worse, had never been. What kind of hell would that be?

Sinopsis : After a brilliant but asocial mathematician, John Nash, accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn for the nightmarish.

Review : The story also comes up with a clever way for Nash to fight his problem: He uses his mind. His illness is a puzzle, after all, and he’s good at figuring out puzzles. You’ll root for him.

#32 – Cinderella Man (Rating IMDB : 8,0)


Genre : Biography, Drama, Sport

I have to believe that when things are bad I can change them.

Sinopsis : The story of James Braddock, a supposedly washed-up boxer who came back to become a champion and an inspiration in the 1930s.

Review : Just saw a preview of this film (opens June 3) and as shamelessly emotional as it is, I liked it very much. It provides a more visceral view of the Great Depression era than did another fine film, Seabiscuit.

#33 – 12 Years a Slave (Rating IMDB : 8,1)


Genre : Biography, Drama, History

I don’t want to survive. I want to live.

Sinopsis : In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.

Review : A disturbing but powerful portrayal of slavery in America

#34 – Kingdom of Heaven (Rating IMDB : 7,2)


Genre : Action, Adventure, Drama

You are not what you were born, but what you have within yourself to be.

Sinopsis : Balian of Ibelin travels to Jerusalem during the crusades of the 12th century, and there he finds himself as the defender of the city and its people.

Review : Kingdom of Heaven is profoundly relevant for our troubled times.

#35 – The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Rating IMDB : 7,3)


Genre : Adventure, Comedy, Drama

I haven’t really been anywhere noteworthy or mentionable.

Sinopsis : When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.

Review : The Secret Life of Walter Mitty provides fun and laughs, but also meaningful thoughts on life and how we choose to live it, along with a touching lead performance you’ll want to root for.

#36 – Never Back Down (IMDB Rating : 6,6)


Genre : Action, Drama, Sport

If you gonna be the best, you have to take out the best

Sinopsis : A frustrated and conflicted teenager arrives at a new highschool to discover an underground fightclub and meet a classmate who begins to coerce him into fighting.

Review : The three reasons to are: entertaining story, decent acting for a small movie (with a small part from Dijon Hounsou), and a good motivational message.

#37 – Warrior (IMDB Rating : 8,2)


Genre : Drama, Sport

So you found God, huh? That’s awesome.

Sinopsis : The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he’s trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament – a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother.

Review : Very enjoyable movie that I hope gets the audience it deserves .

#38 – Star Wars Saga (IMDB Rating : – )


Genre : Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Sinopsis : Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire’s world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.

Review : The masterpiece, the legend that made people, like myself stand in line for two hours at ten at night for the midnight show.

#39 – Gandhi (IMDB Rating : 8,1)


Genre : Biography, Drama, History

I want to change their minds. Not kill them for weaknesses we all possess.

Sinopsis : Gandhi’s character is fully explained as a man of nonviolence. Through his patience, he is able to drive the British out of the subcontinent. And the stubborn nature of Jinnah and his commitment towards Pakistan is portrayed.

Review : A remarkable experience.

#40 – The Dark Knight Rises (IMDB Rating : 8,5)


Genre : Action, Thriller

A hero can be anyone.

Sinopsis : Eight years after the Joker’s reign of anarchy, the Dark Knight, with the help of the enigmatic Selina, is forced from his imposed exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane.

Review : The best movie trilogy ever made.

#41 – Interstellar (IMDB Rating : 8,6)


Genre : Adventure, Drama, Sci-fi

So listen to me, when I say that love is not something we invented. It’s observable, powerful. It has to mean something.

Sinopsis : A team of explorers travel through a wormhole in space in an attempt to ensure humanity’s survival.

Review : In my modest opinion, Interstellar is the best Sci-Fi in human history.

#42 – Cast Away (IMDB Rating : 7,7)


Genre : Adventure, Drama, Romance

That’s a search area of 500,000 square miles. That’s twice the size of Texas. They may never find us.

Sinopsis : A FedEx executive must transform himself physically and emotionally to survive a crash landing on a deserted island.

Review : Tom Hanks’ powerful, brutal and mature story.

#43 – Captain America : The Winter Soldier (IMDB Rating : 7,8)


Genre : Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

‘Cause I’m with you ’til the end of the line.

Sinopsis : As Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world, he teams up with a fellow Avenger and Shield agent, the Black Widow, to battle a new threat from history: an assassin known as the Winter Soldier.

Review : A wonderful thriller, conspiracy and adventure that delivers a great great film.

#44 – Nightcrawler (IMDB Rating : 7,9)


Genre : Crime, Thriller

Do you know what fear stands for? False Evidence Appearing Real.

Sinopsis : When Louis Bloom, a driven man desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran.

Review : It is not only an impressive first film but a brilliant film all around. I highly recommend it.

#45 – Boiler Room (IMDB Rating : 7,0)


Genre : Crime, Drama, Thriller

They say money can’t buy happiness? Look at the fucking smile on my face. Ear to ear, baby.

Sinopsis : A college dropout gets a job as a broker for a suburban investment firm, which puts him on the fast track to success, but the job might not be as legitimate as it sounds.

Review : Now unlike the characters in Boiler Room, im not trying to scam you out of your life savings- so stop reading these reviews and see the movie. You won’t regret it.

#46 – Ali (IMDB Rating : 6,8)


Genre : Biography, Drama, Sport

Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee His hands can’t hit what his eyes can’t see.

Sinopsis : A biography of sports legend, Muhammad Ali, from his early days to his days in the ring.

Review :
Overall, Will Smith’s hard-work, Mann’s adaptation and Mohammad Ali’s legendary life makes ‘Ali’ a must watch for movie goers.

#47 – Into the Wild (IMDB Rating : 8,2)


Genre : Adventure, biography, drama

Happiness only real when shared.

Sinopsis : After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.

Review : This is a movie of real beauty. It made me cry. I felt moved in a way that happens very rarely. It was an inspiration.

#48 – Les Misrables (IMDB Rating : 7,6)


Genre : Drama, Musical, Romance

…then join in the fight that will give you the right to be free.

Sinopsis : In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker’s daughter. The decision changes their lives forever.

Review : It will leave you laughing, crying, and feeling inspired. A great watch, sure to win some major awards this year!

#49 -Rising from the ashes (IMDB Rating : 7,5)


Genre : Documentary, Sport

Sinopsis : The impossible triumph of Team Rwanda.

Review : The story of Team Rwanda is one of hope and inspiration. It was beautifully filmed and the story flowed quite well.

#50 – Social Network (IMDB Rating : 7,7)


Genre : Biography, Drama

You know, I could swear he was looking at you when he said ‘The next Bill Gates could be right in this room’.

Sinopsis : Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking site that would become known as Facebook, but is later sued by two brothers who claimed he stole their idea, and the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business.

Review : A timeless story of friendship, loyalty, greed and betrayal.

#51 – Captain Phillips (IMDB Rating : 7,9)


Genre : Biography, Drama, Thriller

[speaking Somali] I know how to handle America. Give me the pistol.

Sinopsis : The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.

Review : Captain Phillips delivers a tight, action-packed story fraught with none of the usual missteps of the genre, and if it is indeed rewarded with the highest of honors, it will be well deserved.


Tentunya ada film -film lain yang juga bisa memotivasi dan menginspirasi. List ini akan diupdate ke depannya. Selamat mencari hikmah dalam tontonan Anda.

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